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Dyre banking trojan uses worm to spread via Microsoft Outlook

2015/02/02

Securityweek - (International) Researchers at Trend Micro discovered a new variant of the Dyre (Dyreza) malware in the form of a spam email containing the Upatre downloader that propagates itself via a worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to send emails to targets, including 355 sites belonging primarily to banks and Bitcoin wallets.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/dyre-banking-trojan-uses-worm-spread-microsoft-outlook

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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